Documentary: Why Doctors Write

Ken Browne Productions is excited to launch the trailer for the film, “Why Doctors Write: Finding Humanity in Medicine.”

Danielle Ofri is filmed at Bellevue Hospital along with one of her  patients profiled in the book “Medicine in Translation: Journeys with My Patients.” When completed, the film will explore the growing movement in the US to use storytelling and creativity in healthcare. Segments will include clinical profiles of acclaimed doctor-writers, visits to writing and humanities programs in medical schools, and Literature and Medicine reading groups.

Danielle OfriThe film in being produced has received support from the The Arnold P. Gold Foundation and is being produced in collaboration with the non-profit Center for Independent Documentary. For more info contact Ken Browne.